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Essentia Health
We are honored and privileged to welcome the Mid Dakota Clinic family to Essentia Health.
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You can't always plan when you'll need a doctor, but you can count on convenient care from the doctors you know and trust.

Walk in to either of our no-appointment-necessary convenience clinics at Gateway Mall in north Bismarck or 9th & Rosser downtown.

Check the top of the page for average wait times at each location.

TODAY Clinic at 9th & Rosser Main Clinic 
Monday-Friday, 8 am - 8 pm
Saturday, Sunday & holidays,  9 am - 1 pm
Open holidays except Easter, Thanksgiving & Christmas Day

TODAY Clinic at Gateway Mall
Monday-Friday, 8 am - 5 pm

To reach either TODAY Clinic call 701.712.4200

TODAY Clinic or Emergency Room?

Use the guidelines below to help determine the best level of care for your immediate medical needs. In life-threatening situations, always call 911 or present to the nearest emergency room.
TODAY Clinic
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Back pain
  • Bites
  • Bronchitis
  • Closed head injury without loss of consciousness
  • Cold or flu symptoms
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Ear infections
  • Fever
  • Headache
  • Minor burns
  • Minor cuts and scrapes
  • Non-life-threatening injuries
  • Non-severe abdominal pain
  • Pink eye
  • Pneumonia
  • Rash
  • Sinus infections
  • Skin infections
  • Sports physicals
  • Sprains, strains, or minor fractures
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Car accident victims with significant pain
  • Cardiac chest pain
  • Change in mental status/confusion
  • Dehydration
  • Drug overdose
  • High fever (> 104° F)
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Numbness of arm, leg, face, or stroke concerns
  • Seizures
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Severe allergic reactions
  • Severe broken bones
  • Severe headache
  • Severe illness
  • Severe pain
  • Severe shortness of breath
  • Significant bleeding
  • Suicidal thinking
The following conditions or services are best provided by your regular doctor or a specialist, and can not be provided in the TODAY Clinic:
  • Injectable narcotics
  • Refills on pain medication
  • Chronic pain conditions (back, pelvic, abdominal, etc.)
  • Chronic syndromes
  • Comprehensive physicals

Get answers securely and confidentially with
My MDC Chart

  • Request an appointment
  • View your medical history
  • Pay bills
  • Retrieve test results
  • Request prescription refills
  • Interact with staff

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